Tennis star Serena Williams has 39 Grand Slam titles, four Olympic medals, major endorsement deals and her own line of clothing and accessories. Now she is embarking on a new mission: She says she wants to help...
Tuesday, May 23, 2017 at 06:32 PM PDT
SF Supervisors to Determine Fate of Delivery Robots
A slew of Bay Area cities, including Redwood City, San Carlos and Sunnyvale, have signed on to host delivery robots from Starship Technologies, but San Francisco is approaching the new service with a measure of...
Tuesday, May 23, 2017 at 12:50 AM PDT
21 Uber Drivers Arrested in Latest Crackdown in Hong Kong
Hong Kong police launched a fresh crackdown Tuesday on Uber, arresting 21 drivers suspected of working for the ride-hailing giant in the Asian financial center.
It's the latest regulatory headache for Uber,...
Monday, May 22, 2017 at 03:32 PM PDT
Fields Out at Ford; New CEO Hackett Known for Turnarounds
The job of Ford's new CEO won't be easy: He will have to shore up the 114-year-old company's traditional auto business, but also invest in self-driving cars and other projects that could one day make that...
Saturday, May 20, 2017 at 04:57 PM PDT
Bay Area Companies Lead 'Best Places to Work' Ranking
U.S. and California regulators approved a fix for more Volkswagen cars caught up in the company's emissions cheating scandal, giving their owners an option to keep the vehicles instead of having the automaker...
Friday, May 19, 2017 at 01:20 PM PDT
Oil Company Watches Over Pregnant Polar Bear Under Bridge
A pregnant polar bear seeking to dig her maternity den chose an unlikely spot: a snow drift along a bridge leading to an artificial production island off the north coast of Alaska.
As a threatened species,...
Ford is pumping $350 million into a plant outside of Detroit where a new transmission for fuel-efficient vehicles will be built.
The Dearborn, Michigan, automaker said Friday that the investment in the Livonia...
Thursday, May 18, 2017 at 05:58 PM PDT
Bay Area Restaurateur Named in Forbes ‘30 Under 30’